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4.3
based on 330 reviews
  • Evan from Placentia, CA

    Purdue is a large school, so it has the large school resources. You can do just about anything. Tech.ly it is a dry campus, so alcohol is not allowed on campus grounds. However parties do occur off campus property, and are a good time for those who… more read full review

    Purdue is a large school, so it has the large school resources. You can do just about anything. Technically it is a dry campus, so alcohol is not allowed on campus grounds. However parties do occur off campus property, and are a good time for those who drink and those who do not alike. There are tons of events year round. Concerts are a must and so massive names come through. I am a Sophomore and just in my time at Purdue we have had names like: Hunter Hayes, Waka Flocka, Panic! at the Disco, Lolo, Hoodie Allen, Small pools, ext, and this upcoming spring Cage the Elephant. As well as other shows such as illusionists and the like. Typically these are free or offered at a incredibly reduced price for students. Free movies on campus are very common and held in various places. In the union there is an arcade in a bowling alley. For the more fitness types our gym, the Corec, is a $100,000,000 facility that is about an entire block and four stories tall. Intramural sports are also very popular. We are in the Big Ten athletic conference with sports that experience various degrees of success and are A BLAST to go to. Our marching band, the All American Marching Band, is extremely popular to watch and put on incredible shows during the football games. School spirit is an enormous part of the Purdue Experience and is seen in almost everything we do, including the famous Purdue Grand Prix, a go-cart race held in the spring semester every year. Once you become 21, the bars are available to you in town including names like Harry's chocolate factory which has been ranked as the best college bar in the nation before. read full review

  • Ceira - Wheaton, IL

    Purdue is an incredibly safe campus. There's safety lights everywhere and all the streets and sidewalks are well-lit so if you need to walk outside at night, it's not a terrifying experience. The school also sends out safety texts and emails to… more read full review

    Purdue is an incredibly safe campus. There's safety lights everywhere and all the streets and sidewalks are well-lit so if you need to walk outside at night, it's not a terrifying experience. The school also sends out safety texts and emails to keep students up-to-date and to make sure students can avoid areas or be on the lookout for a dangerous person. The back of your school ID has a phone number to call for a safety walk, so that you can be escorted to wherever you need to go with two police officers. Purdue puts safety first and it shows. read full review

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